Maxine Medina, Miss Taglish?
by Josemaria Claro - February 7, 2017 - 12:00am
Perhaps, next to the President, the country’s bet to the Miss Universe pageant is the most scrutinized public figure in the Philippines.
How cancer made Christmas more meaningful
by Josemaria Claro - December 20, 2016 - 12:00am
Do you still remember the time when you looked forward to Christmas?
Are we still a Christian nation?
by Josemaria Claro - October 18, 2016 - 12:00am
In a story shared by Fr. Leon Biernat on his online video reflection, there was an emperor who was preparing to execute a young man for a grave crime.
Husband points gun at wife; killed by cops
by Iris Mariani B. Algabre - October 18, 2016 - 12:00am
A man who allegedly pointed a gun at his wife was killed by responding policeman yesterday morning in Sitio Telepono, Barangay Manipis, Talisay City.
Thank you, Fr. Tritz, for your gift of love
by Josemaria Claro - September 20, 2016 - 12:00am
Fr. Pierre Tritz, SJ always believed he was fighting a war. But, he would always explain, my war is not to kill people, but to save them.
Making dreamers out of deprived youths
by Josemaria Claro - February 24, 2015 - 12:00am
They are not your typical teachers.
Planting the SEED of hope for poor but deserving students
by Josemaria Claro - December 23, 2014 - 12:00am
We have heard many times over mostly schools asking us for a donation to support an educational program for “poor but deserving” students.
Making Filipino optional
by Josemaria Claro - August 12, 2014 - 12:00am
Do we Filipinos love Filipino?
For the chance of a better future
by Josemaria Claro - April 15, 2014 - 12:00am
23-year-old Bonifacio Caldito found himself knocking at his uncle’s door one early morning.
Change can start in the workplace
by Jose Claro - December 31, 2013 - 12:00am
Guess what my office had for its Christmas party?
Inspiring stories and lessons from typhoon Yolanda
by Josemaria Claro - December 10, 2013 - 12:00am
It was six in the evening and the early sunset in Ormoc, Leyte added to the darkness and gloom we were feeling as we headed to Barangay Maticaa.
More job opportunities for public school students
by Jose Claro - July 30, 2013 - 12:00am
It’s been a long time coming but change has finally come for Philippine basic education. As early as 1925, eight subsequent studies have all recommended the addition of years in school and the inclusion of...
‘Ganito sila sa Makati’
by Josemaria Claro - July 23, 2013 - 12:00am
Five years ago, the local government of Makati evicted 500 informal settlers from various private properties inside the country’s premier financial district.
Dan Brown’s novel is a writing on the wall
by Jose Claro - June 11, 2013 - 12:00am
This won’t be about Dan Brown vs. Francis Tolentino.
A bright future starts with a beautiful school
by Josemaria Claro - May 28, 2013 - 12:00am
Remember the first day of school?
A museum to open our memories
by Jose Claro - May 7, 2013 - 12:00am
I accompanied my colleague to her interview with Zenaida S. Mique, a member of Claimants 1081.
Become a family of heroes
by Jose Claro - April 23, 2013 - 12:00am
When I was about six years old, I distinctly remember how confused I was when I woke up during my sister’s birthday.
The Great Chair Wrecker
by Jose Claro - April 16, 2013 - 12:00am
During my Uncle William “Billy” Esposo’s wake, I had the privilege of meeting his friends, classmates, former colleagues, readers, and even a handful of his critics who came wisely in the morning...
Women’s Month is for men, too
by Josemaria Claro - March 26, 2013 - 12:00am
As we near the end of International Women’s Month, I couldn’t help but notice how many men felt left out during this month’s celebration.
What’s lacking in our political ads?
by Josemaria Claro - March 12, 2013 - 12:00am
Viral video of the little girl who was crying because she realized that she has had enough of political advertisements? “Just because I’m tired of Bronco Obama and Mitt Romney,” replied Abigael...
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